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Jabari Parker of Duke smiles during an interview after being drafted #2 overall in the first round by the Milwaukee Bucks during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Bucks Acquire Simeon Standout Jabari Parker As No. 2 Draft Pick Overall

The Duke forward said he’s excited to play for Milwaukee because it puts him near his family in Chicago.

06/26/2014

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Human Remains Found In 2 Suitcases In Wisconsin

Highway workers came across the suitcases Thursday as they mowed the grass in Town of Geneva, about 50 miles southwest of Milwaukee.

06/06/2014

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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Chicago

Want to take advantage of the long weekend without heading too far out of the city? There are several places close enough to Chicago to do in an easy trip but far enough away to feel like you’re still getting away.

05/17/2014

Bulls assistant Adrian Griffin. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

Report: Bulls Assistant Griffin A ‘Top Candidate’ For Cavs’ Coaching Opening

Adrian Griffin was also a candidate last season for jobs with the Pistons and 76ers.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

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Marquette Student Shot During Robbery In Milwaukee

A Marquette University student was shot in the hand and two others were robbed near the downtown Milwaukee campus.

05/02/2014

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Wolves Capture Midwest Division Title On Season’s Final Night

The Chicago Wolves capped a remarkable final-week rally with a 6-0 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night at Allstate Arena to claim the American Hockey League’s Midwest Division title.

04/19/2014

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Westerlund: Bulls Believe They’re Playing Their Best Ball

Taj Gibson says, “When we’re right, we feel like we can beat anybody.”

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Jimmy Butler #21 and Taj Gibson #22 of the Chicago Bulls share a word during the game against the Milwaukee Bucks on April 04, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Beat Bucks 102-90, Win Fourth Straight

The Bulls have won four straight and six of seven, and remained tied with the Toronto Raptors for third in the Eastern Conference. The Bulls (44-32) face Washington, a possible first-round opponent, on Saturday.

04/04/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - AUGUST 18: Khris Davis #18 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park on August 18, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Brewers’ Khris Davis Looks To Prove His Power Is Real

Khris Davis of the Brewers showed his power potential in limited at-bats last season. Can he keep it going?

03/19/2014

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UIC Takes Down Milwaukee 80-58

Kelsey Barlow scored 23 points and Illinois-Chicago snapped a 17-game losing streak, earning its first conference victory with an 80-58 win over Milwaukee on Tuesday.

02/25/2014

A city plow clears a residential street in the Bucktown neighborhood. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

A Cheesy Snow Solution: Towns Adding Cheese Waste To Road Salt

As historic amounts of snow continue to fall on Chicagoland, many towns are worried about a dwindling supply of salt to clear their roads. Town managers might want to dial up their friends up to the north.

02/06/2014

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Suspect To Be Charged In Theft Of $5M Violin

The mystery of what happened to a multimillion-dollar Stradivarius violin stolen in a stun gun attack was answered Thursday when Milwaukee police recovered the instrument and blamed the heist at least in part on an art thief who once stole a statue from a gallery and then tried to sell it back.

02/06/2014

Carlos Boozer #5 of the Milwaukee Bucks passes against Ersan Ilyasova #7 of the Milwaukee Bucks on January 10, 2014 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boozer, Back From Injury, Leads Bulls To Fourth Straight Win

Carlos Boozer had 19 points and 13 rebounds in his first game back from a right knee injury, Mike Dunleavy Jr. added 18 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 81-72 on Friday night.

01/10/2014

Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls passes against the Milwaukee Bucks on December 13, 2013 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Seal Comeback Victory With Three-Pointer

Mike Dunleavy hit a three-pointer with 5.8 seconds left and Joakim Noah came up with a block on the other end, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 91-90 comeback victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night.

12/13/2013

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Satirical Publication The Onion Saying Goodbye To Print

The Onion announced Friday it is ending the last of its print editions and moving to an all-online format.

11/08/2013

Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls drives past Brandon Knight #11 of the Milwuakee Bucks during a preseason game at the United Center on October 21, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rose Scores 24 To Keep Bulls Unbeaten In Preseason

Chicago (6-0) quickly built a 20-4 edge over Milwaukee (0-5) midway through the first quarter, which eventually grew to a 30-point margin (84-54) in the third quarter.

10/21/2013

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Baffoe: Let’s Mock Anti-Semitic Responses To Ryan Braun

You know the drill. On to the shaming.

670 The Score–07/24/2013

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MLB Players Spooked By Ghosts At Milwaukee Hotel

It’s easy to imagine that Major League Baseball players who spending nearly six months traveling from hotel to hotel will see some strange things along the way.

670 The Score–06/04/2013

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Wanted McHenry County Fugitive Nabbed In Milwaukee

The list of Top Ten fugitives in McHenry County got shorter after a man wanted for the sexual abuse of a girl was captured by police and federal agents in Milwaukee.

05/22/2013

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Milwaukee Defeats Illinois-Chicago 64-53

Paris Gulley scored 17 points to lead Milwaukee to a 64-53 victory against Illinois-Chicago on Wednesday night.

02/20/2013

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